Surf in Waikiki with Ohana Surf Project

A surf school located in Waikiki offering surf lessons for all ability levels.  

Summary: You know you’ve always wanted to try it. Surfing is an important part of Hawaii’s culture dating back to the 4th century. And now with your trip to Hawaii, you can take part in this time-honored tradition with the Ohana Surf Project.


Surf Lesson Highlights

  • 1 and 2-hour exclusive group, private, or semi-private, and 1-hour family lessons available
  • Great for beginners or anyone who wants to improve their surfing ability
  • Friendly and enthusiastic teachers
  • Centrally located in Waikiki
  • All gear (including board, sun shirt, and water shoes) included in the lesson price


Ohana Surf Project Lesson Details

You’ve always kind of wanted to try surfing. Who hasn’t right? And when you hit Waikiki beach, you see the waves full of surfers having a great time.

But you don’t really know how to navigate the waves on a board.

That’s where Ohana Surf Project comes in. They offer group, private and semi-private lessons for beginner to advanced surfers. Lessons are completely customizable to your skill level and the experienced and friendly coaches will make sure you’re safe and having a great time. After you catch that first wave, you might just be ready to plan your next surfing trip back to the island.

Included in the Surf Lesson

They provide water shoes, a rash guard, and a surf board perfect for your size and skill. They also provide pickup service from around Honolulu.


About Ohana Surf Project

The Ohana Surf Project aims to provide access to the ocean for as many people as possible while providing our staff professional jobs as surfing coaches and guides.

Ohana means family and Aloha means to love and the Ohana Surf Project is a way to improve the lives of those we care about and those who come to us for care. As owners, the Project provides us with a way to take care of our crew and provide them with a way to showcase and share their talents and knowledge and provide them with a real career in surfing. For our customers who come to us for our care and knowledge of the ocean, we can provide them with an exceptional experience and introduce them properly to the surfing world and community with aloha.


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